Shani Rose Kicks Off Kickstarter Campaign

Sultry songwriter fundraises in the name of music

Anthony Marks
Category: News

Shani Rose is a “Pop/rock songstress with a Soulful Crunch” whose vocals are like the delicate fizz of champagne being poured into a glass. She has a unique way of combining her acoustic coffeehouse bravado with hook-laden, anthem-like sounds to create pop-folk gems. I had never seen or heard of her before recently, but it was love at first sight.
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Big Sean to Embark on I Decided Tour This Spring

21-date tour includes LA stop at the Palladium

Sean Kramer
Category: Lead Story, News

Detroit rapper and frequent Kanye-collaborator Big Sean will be releasing his fourth album, I Decided, on February 3rd via GOOD Music. Then, in March, he will be hitting the road to promote its release with a North American tour.
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Release of the Week: You Me At Six – Night People

English rockers release new LP

Mary Bonney
Category: Lead Story, News

Friday, English pop-rock band You Me At Six released their fifth full-length album, Night People. The band traveled to Tennessee, Nashville, to record portions of the record live in the famous Bluebird Cafe. The sessions resulted in a ten-song LP, which has already bred five singles that show the outfit is exploring a wider rock and roll landscape.
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Coldplay Releases Crowdsourced “Amazing Day” Video

A beautiful compilation of fan footage

January 6th, 2017
Zein Khleif
Category: Lead Story, Video

“On November 19, 2016, we asked you to show us what was happening in your corner of the world…”

And thus begins Coldplay’s latest video, which then transitions into a compilation of fan-made footage encapsulating an “amazing day.”
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Tuki Carter Talks The Tuki Toker Tape

Meet the most underrated rapper in Taylor Gang

January 5th, 2017
Kimberly Quitzon

Tuki Carter is a man of many skills who specializes in music and tattoos with a touch of toking. The California-born rapper was highly influenced by Atlanta and brought both cultures together on his 2012 Atlantafornication album. After tattooing Rick Ross, he was introduced to Wiz Khalifa and found his family with Taylor Gang, eventually dropping TUKI Tape the following year. Recently, Carter dropped the Tuki Toker mixtape with features from Wiz Khalifa, Gangsta Boo, JR Donato, and JerZZ.
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Countless Thousands Release More Musical Magic

Gear up for the local punks’ second album!

January 4th, 2017
Anthony Marks
Category: News

Don’t mess with grown-up punks.

You’re Goddamn Right, Countless Thousands calls it. A “wink, nod, slide you your favorite drink” kinda “goddamn right”? A Heisenbergian “Say my name” kinda “goddamn right”? A “double backflip off the roof of the garage into a slam-dunk high-five combo perfectly captured and already blowing up online” kinda “goddamn right”?
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Hannibal Buress Gets Musical on Handsome Rambler

Yet another great podcast to add to your list.

Sean Kramer
Category: News

Music lover podcast alert! Though it’s not explicitly a music program, comedian Hannibal Buress’s Handsome Rambler podcast just might be another worthy addition to your list of subscribed shows if you’re into a good mix of comedy and musician talk.
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